Pollinator Superheroes

Monday, October 23, 2017
12:30 pm – 2:00 pm

Sensory Garden


Description: Meet Minnesota's pollinator superheros during this dynamic field trip experience at the New Bee and Pollinator Discovery Center. Find out about the Monarch butterflies' wow-worthy lifetime journeys, learn about the important work of hundreds of different kinds of native bees and bumblebees, and explore the life of the amazing honeybee who's colony can pollinate thousands of acres of food crops and hundreds of pounds of honey in one summer! Meet these and other amazing pollinators and discover their incredible super powers in the new exhibit gallery. Get a taste of the honeybee's amazing gifts from the hive in the honey house. Get a pollinator's perspective on flowers by zooming in to see the pollen and flower structures that entice these pollinator superheros to visit. 
Limit 30, Bee and Pollinator Discovery Center

Target age range: recommended for K to 2nd grade

Cost per child/student: $8 member/$10 non-member, includes program registration for one child and an accompanying adult.

Registration: Register for class number 965-05-22-17 online at http://www.mnarbonline.com/Japanese-Garden-965-05-22-17-P2098C250.aspxor by phone call to 612-301-1210. Limited to 30 students.

Sibling policy: Siblings are welcome, but all participating siblings should be registered for the program.

Parent/guardian/educator policy:
 Arboretum admission is not included for non-member adults. 

For more information, contact the Arboretum Education Registrars at ArbEdu [at] umn.edu or 612-301-1210 or visit arboretum.umn.edu/homeschools.aspx.

Information subject to change. Please check with Minnesota Landscape Arboretum for the most current information.